Karate - Budo  
  The key features and principles for understanding karate  
 

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  >> Stage karaté Vincenzo Figuccio 19-21 mai - Belgique english français
Contents
Takedowns
 
  Introduction
  History
  Styles of karate
  Aims of karate
  Kihon, kata, kumite
  Physical principes
  Bunkai
  Combat
  Aggression and stress
  Kumite in pratice
  Dangerous spots
  Japan, Buddhism & Zen
  Karate and emptiness
  Precepts
  Quotations
  Conclusions
  References
  Author
  Contact
  The book
   
Annexes
    JKA
    Shotokan kata
    Shitoryu kata
    Goju-ryu kata
    Kumite
    Takedown & MMA
    Physical training
    Links

 

 

Combat sports and martial arts often favor one or two working distances. It is interesting to observe diiferent disciples in order to explore every working distance. This can be useful in order to understand his own practice.

The list, here above, is not exhaustive It contains some examples of common takedowns in MMA (mixed martial arts - MMA).

Takedowns Link to video
1 Double leg takedown >> Video
2 Blast double takedown >> Video
3 Single leg takedown >> Video
4 Single leg takedown (2) >> Video
5 Bodylock outside takedown >> Video
6 Bodylock takedown >> Video
7 Outside trip takedown >> Video
8 Duck under & throws >> Video
9 Hip throw >> Video
10 Inside leg trip takedown >> Video
11 Knee pick - single underhook >> Video
12 Running knee tap >> Video
13 High crotch entries & takedowns >> Video
14 Lateral drop >> Video